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Software Engineering MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Software Engineering

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course is designed to provide the advanced skills and knowledge you’ll need to develop your career in this in-demand global industry. This course is 'Subject to Approval' and has not yet completed the University’s approvals process. Whilst we are confident that the course will be approved, there is the possibility that the course may not run or may be subject to alterations. In the event that a course is not approved the University will make reasonable efforts to offer an alternative course at the University. The MSc in Software Engineering offers graduates with a background in computing and programming the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of advanced software methodologies. This intensely practical course supports and encourages you to hone your creative thinking, problem solving and decision-making skills through the use of realistic scenarios inspired by the industry experience of our tutors and professional software engineering contacts. The programme has been designed collaboratively with industrial partners, giving you to the chance to equip yourself with professional skills, and understand the ethical and environmental issues you’ll encounter in your professional life.

Course Highlights: Our dedicated staff team have a wide range of professional experience, industry knowledge, technical expertise and academic credentials, offering you a variety of perspectives and broadening your horizons; We prefer to keep lecture and practical classes relatively small, so that you have plenty of opportunities to us ask questions and get help, as well as benefit from the ideas and support offered by your classmates; We have well-established links with the software engineering industry, and continually monitor and update the course to make sure the content is industry-relevant and introduces you to the latest thinking and innovations. Key Features: We offer a warm and friendly environment for your studies, with relatively small class sizes, purpose-built teaching facilities, and excellent student support and library services. We want to work with you as an individual, giving you access to the help and support you need to succeed. Our commitment to provide the best possible learning environments has seen us make significant investments in our IT facilities.

Career Opportunities: The MSc in Software Engineering is aimed at computer science graduates and experienced professional programmers and investigates complex software systems, methodologies, measures and tools that can be used in the software engineering process. As a software engineer, duties can include producing project requirements, writing algorithms, coding, testing, deployment, or maintenance. Students will also achieve PGDip and PGCert.

Different course options

Full time | University of Bolton | 1 year | 23-SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

23-SEP-19

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£5,400

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£12,450

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should have at least a Lower Second Class Honours (2:2) degree, or an equivalent qualification, in an appropriate computing-focused undergraduate degree.

University information

The University of Bolton dates back to 1825 and has a long and distinguished history of providing quality education. Situated on a modern campus in the centre of Bolton, the University is home to 11,000 students who are very happy with their experience, proved by their number one ranking for student satisfaction in Greater Manchester in the Complete University Guide 2019. The university is split into nine faculties: Bolton School of...more